Swiss ambassador to Tirana Adrian Maitre visited Gjirokastra with his family on 23th July. Visit Gjirokastra association welcomed Mr Ambassador and presented all the work the association is doing to organize all tourism stakeholders of Gjirokastra region under one umbrella and to cooperate together for the best of this tourist destination. They informed ambassador about the new packages and new products added in Gjirokastra region, to satisfy the needs of tourists, to preserve heritage and tradition.
Then according to an agenda, the family of Ambassador become part of three experiences created by Visit Gjirokastra, such as tasting coffee and raki, wood and stone carving. They visited the old baazar, artisans and a special visit was done to Antigonea, the archaeological park in the region.
Many ambassadors and personalities are visiting this summer Gjirokastra, while tourism is suffering this year the lack of foreign tourists due to pandemic.
Here are some photos from this visit: